Hugo Lloris is a French footballer who plays for Tottenham Hotspur. He was born on the 26th of December 1986 in Nice, France where he played his youth football. He played for his home team Nice and he made his debut for the club at age 18 on the 25th of October 2005 against Chateauroux in a 2-0 win. He played 72 matches for the club before moving on to Olympique Lyonnais in 2008.
He was linked to play for AC Milan and Tottenham Hotspur. He signed a deal at Lyon worth Ã¢â€šÂ¬8.5 million. He made his debut on the 10th of August 2008 in a 3-0 win over Toulouse. He finished his first season only conceding 27 goals. He was named in the Ligue 1 Team of the Year. He remained the club's first choice keeper for four seasons. He played 144 matches for the club.
In August 2012 he signed for Tottenham Hotspur for Ã¢â€šÂ¬10 million. He made his debut for the club in a Europa League match against Lazio on the 20th of September 2012. Under Andre Villas- Boas he will received competition for the no. one spot with American veteran Brad Friedel.
Lloris played for France U-18, U-19, U-20 and U-21 youth grades. He made his France debut on the 19th of November in a 0-0 draw against Uruguay. Since then he has cemented a first team spot. He has played over 40 matches for his country.